The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 36 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.93% 7.05% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 7.21% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 2
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Business Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 222 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.74% 97.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 199 188 187
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Croydon region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Croydon

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Croydon

Business Analyst
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
3 9 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 9 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) System Testing
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) MS Project
6 1 (4.76%) MS Office
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
6 1 (4.76%) B2B
6 1 (4.76%) ISEB
6 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Regression Testing
1 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
1 9 (42.86%) Quality Management
2 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) System Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
3 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) B2B
3 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001